Rockets draft Jefferson grad Jones with 18th pick

Rockets draft Jefferson grad Jones with 18th pick

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NEW ORLEANS, LA - APRIL 02: Terrence Jones #3 celebrates as he cuts down the net after the Wildcats defeat the Kansas Jayhawks 67-59 in the National Championship Game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on April 2, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

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by Michael Rollins

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Posted on June 29, 2012 at 6:44 AM

NEW YORK -- Jefferson High grad Terrence Jones was drafted by the Houston Rockets with the 18th pick in the 2012 NBA draft.

Jones, a forward, was on the 2012 NCAA champion Kentucky team. He played two years for the Wildcats.

He was a threepeat winner of the 5A prep championship while at Jefferson and twice named 5A player of the year.

 

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